Lifetime Receives Outfest Award
Representing Lifetime Networks, Nina Lederman, SVP Series Development, accepts the Guardian Award at this yearâ€™s annual Outfest Legacy Awards held at the Directorâ€™s Guild of America for the networkâ€™s commitment, support and positive depictions of LGBT characters and individuals.
â€śLifetime reaches a vast mainstream audience, making it one of the gay communityâ€™s most valuable allies,â€ť says Kirsten Schaffer, Executive Director of Outfest. â€śThrough both its scripted and unscripted programming, including: Prayers for Bobby, Project Runway and Drop Dead Diva, Lifetime offers richly diverse portrayals of LGBT people that help Americans better understand and accept our community.â€ť
OUTFEST is the world's leading organization dedicated to showcasing, protecting and nurturing lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender film imagery and artistry.